Awarded grants

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This a list of recent grants awarded by The Rayne Foundation.

Awarded grants

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Applicant Project details Amount Area of Special Interest Geographical area Year awarded
Cardboard Citizens Towards a national theatre tour and residencies presenting Forum Theatre. £30,000
Over 3 Years
(OLD) Arts in Deprived Communities UK-wide 2015
Changing Tunes Ltd Towards researching and developing a music rehabilitation programme for Secure Children’s Homes. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2020
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art Towards the Scholarship Fund £50,000
Over 5 Years
Other - arts UK-wide 2017
The Trussell Trust Towards a roll out of a national helpline to enable better access to foodbanks and advice. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2020
Association of Charitable Foundations Towards running the Asylum, Refugee & Migration Interest Based Network and the Housing & Homelessness Interest Based Network. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2016
Cardboard Citizens Towards a programme of intensive creative residency projects in areas of low arts engagement that will draw in local expertise, empower communities to explore stories and create change. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2019
Social Finance Towards the development of two models that will be designed to improve quality of life for older people £59,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2018
National Activity Providers Association Towards expansion of the helpline during C-19 £15,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Care & Repair England Ltd Towards the direct costs of handyperson jobs in Lancashire and the cost-benefit evaluation. £22,000
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People UK-wide 2016
OCD Action Towards an online peer support network, helpline, support 'app' and social events for young people with OCD. £13,300
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2015
National Family Mediation Towards the salary of an additional call handler/advisor who will help to increase the number of enquirers taking up mediation. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2015
The Care Workers Charity Towards financial support for care workers facing hardship during the C-19 Crisis. £100,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Irene Taylor Trust Towards core costs to develop link longer-term work in prison with a stronger community programme, and to reach more people. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
Athena Contemporary Dance Trust Towards the engagement programme for hard to reach participants across the UK based on the themes and methods of each new touring production. £10,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
Dementia UK Towards a two-year pilot Admiral Nurse service to provide specialist family centred support to people living with a diagnosis of young onset dementia. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - health UK-wide 2018
Age Exchange Towards adapting its evaluated Reminiscence Arts (RA) intervention for older people with dementia to support the specific needs of people with young onset dementia. £49,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2019
Caryl Jenner Productions Ltd Towards the salary of the Schools Relationship Manager delivering programmes tailored to the needs of individual schools. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
Campaign Against Living Miserably Towards the extenstion of CALM's webchat services to reach more young men in crisis and support male suicide prevention. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2017
Royal National Theatre Towards the Max Rayne Design Bursary £50,000
Over 5 Years
Other - arts UK-wide 2021
Refugee Education UK Towards a specialist education and wellbeing support programme that provides regular, personalised holistic support to young refugees and asylum seekers. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2019
UK Men’s Sheds Association Towards research to understand and demonstrate the intrinsic value of men's sheds £26,600
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2021
StreetDoctors Ltd Towards a project to empower young people to cope with the physical and mental health effects of experiencing traumatic violence. £50,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
Orchestras for All Towards a programme that aims to tackle inequalities in the provision of music making opportunities and music education across the UK. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2019
National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College Towards A Research Centre for Fibrosing Lung Diseases £300,000
Over 3 Years
Other - health UK-wide 2018
Hope for Justice Towards the salary of an Independent Modern Slavery Advocates (IMSAs) to deliver intensive long-term legal and social support for victims across the UK. £80,000
Over 2 Years
Other - health UK-wide 2021